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Souvenir Spoon

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Handle has a low relief of a Conquistador, riding full face. Below him is the name PEDRO DEL TOVAR. In the bowl is a low relief of the Grand Canyon inscribed GRAND CANYON OF ARIZONA VIEW FROM BRIGHT ANGEL TRAIL. On back of handle is a view of Pedro de Tovar from the rear and his coat of arms.

Category:
silverwork
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
USA
Date made:
Early 20th c.
Size:
13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.535
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; COAT OF ARMS; INSCRIPTION on back: Sterling, FREDNARUS under a lion and shield on handle: Pedro Del Tovar inside bowl: Grand Canyon of Arizona View from Bright Angel Trail on back: Coat of arms of Pedro Del Tovar
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973